The Hyperbolic Surface Activity Page
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|Dr. Tom Holroyd|
|This page contains a postscript file and directions for constructing a hyperbolic plane tesselation using paper, scissors, and tape. It demonstrates why hexagons tile flat space, but heptagons require curved space (and helps to introduce non-Euclidean geometry).|
|Levels:||Middle School (6-8)|
|Resource Types:||Lesson Plans and Activities, Link Listings|
|Math Topics:||Hyperbolic Geometry|
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